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Kelli McFarlin (left) laughs with her boyfriend, Michael Chapman, after the two were found Tuesday afternoon in Elliotsville Township.  The two Newport residents were lost in the woods for 24 hours in Elliotsville Township and had been camping with family at Little Wilson Falls before becoming separated from the group.

Newport man lost in woods with girlfriend found, then arrested

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ELLIOTSVILLE TOWNSHIP | A Newport couple who got lost in the woods in Piscataquis County said after they were found Tuesday that they had …

1 dead in Portland in spate of violent crimes

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A 19-year-old Scarborough man has died and another man remains hospitalized after being shot late Monday night at a Portland recording studio. …
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Portland's hidden shantytown is both a peaceful and dangerous place

When I was first invited to visit what I’ll be referring to as, “The Land of the Mohicans,” I was hesitant. I imagined a wooded …

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Members of Maine's Native American tribes rallied outside the State House on Tuesday, May 26, 2015, after tribal representatives in the House of Representatives resigned from their seats over conflicts with state government and Gov. Paul LePage.

Tribes withdraw from Maine Legislature

Medford teen on fishing trip found dead in Rainbow Township

A search of Bean Brook in Piscataquis County ended late Sunday …

Bill would allow Maine Amish hunters to wear red instead of orange

AUGUSTA | Emergency legislation was submitted Tuesday to allow Amish hunters to wear red …

Topsham-area school district’s proposed budget cut by $1.2 million

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Voters at the School Administrative District 75 budget meeting approved a $36.9 …



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